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Junior Focus: Rye Patch Gold and Kootenay Silver

From time to time LawrieOnGold is invited to meet with miners and explorers who are London-based, or who are travelling through the city usually as part of a capital raising exercise.   846 more words

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Kootenay Culture Pt. 1 - Rossland

Rossland, BC.
|March 1, 2015. Words by Tom Finkle. Images by Robin Munshaw|

We arrived in Rossland at a time when locals suggested fat bikes over splitboards. 458 more words

Splitboarding

Mt Crowe, Rossland, BC: Spring in February

Mt Crowe, Rossland, BC
|Feb 23, 2015. Words by Peter Uniac and Images by Robin Munshaw|

Trip report at a glance:
Mount Crowe, Rossland Range, Columbia Mountains… 373 more words

Splitboarding

Floe Lake and Numa Pass

I did this hike in early October 2014. I couldn’t quite make up my mind whether to do this hike or to visit Lussier Hotsprings in White Swan Provincial Park, however the weather was good so I couldn’t justify spending so much time in the car driving all the way to Lussier Hotsprings. 540 more words

Hiking

Skating, Skiing, Hockey, Boats.

We are getting close to the end of our trip which is sad but here is the next installment of adventures. I am still blown awyay with the beauty of Canada this video really doesn’t do it justice. 15 more words

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Avalanche warning extended for Rocky Mountain parks

CANMORE — An avalanche warning for the Rocky Mountains that was issued for the weekend has been extended for a few more days.

Officials with Parks Canada and Alberta Parks say the special warning they issued for Friday, Saturday and Sunday will now remain in effect until Tuesday. 118 more words

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Escape to Nipika Mountain Resort

Nipika Mountain Resort will leave you breathless. Literally.


On a recent trip, I took advantage of the dozens of kilometres of cross country ski trails available at the resort, practising my skate technique with some tutelage from Wendy Grater and learning to grind up hills like “Upchuck”. 286 more words

Ski & Snowboard